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Chris Kuggeleijn      

Full name Christopher Mary Kuggeleijn

Born May 10, 1956, Auckland

Current age 57 years 343 days

Major teams New Zealand, Northern Districts

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Other Coach

Relation Son - SC Kuggeleijn

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 2 4 0 7 7 1.75 27 25.92 0 0 1 0 1 0
ODIs 16 11 2 142 40 15.77 223 63.67 0 0 7 1 9 0
First-class 89 151 15 3747 116 27.55 4 17 73 0
List A 66 57 7 772 41* 15.44 0 0 31 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 3 97 67 1 1/50 1/50 67.00 4.14 97.0 0 0 0
ODIs 16 16 817 604 12 2/31 2/31 50.33 4.43 68.0 0 0 0
First-class 89 5373 2436 57 4/30 42.73 2.72 94.2 0 0
List A 66 2586 1661 46 3/20 3/20 36.10 3.85 56.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut India v New Zealand at Bangalore, Nov 12-17, 1988 scorecard
Last Test India v New Zealand at Hyderabad (Deccan), Dec 2-6, 1988 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut New Zealand v England at Dunedin, Mar 9, 1988 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Pakistan at Hamilton, Mar 14, 1989 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class span 1975-1991
List A span 1976-1991
Profile

New Zealand offspinner Chris Kuggeleijn is best remembered for one piece of fielding. His first significant act as a Test player, against India at Bangalore in 1988-89, was to take a slip catch to get rid of Arun Lal and make Richard Hadlee the greatest wicket-taker in Test history. Kuggeleijn, whose middle name is Mary, was 32 when he made his debut, but bowling in India is a pretty thankless task for a spinner: he was given only 16.1 overs in his two Tests, and took just the one wicket. After retiring he became coach of Northern Districts, but gave that up to became a teacher.
Rob Smyth

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Jan 16, 2010

New Zealand Under-19 coach Chris Kuggeleijn looks on, New Zealand Under-19s v Canada Under-19s, 7th Match, Group C, ICC Under-19 World Cup, Lincoln, January 16, 2010

New Zealand Under-19 coach Chris Kuggeleijn looks on

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